Video Samples

Here is a video locally served.

 

Here is a youtube video

 

Options

The following basic options are supported:

src
(string) (optional) The source of your video file. If not included it will auto-populate with the first video file attached to the post. You can use the following options to define specific filetypes, allowing for graceful fallbacks:

  • ‘mp4’, ‘m4v’, ‘webm’, ‘ogv’, ‘wmv’, ‘flv’
Default: First video file attached to the post
poster
(string) (optional) Defines image to show as placeholder before the media plays.

Default: None
loop
(string) (optional) Allows for the looping of media. Defaults to “off”.

  • “off” – (“default”) does not loop the media
  • “on” – media will loop to beginning when finished and automatically continue playing
Default: “off”
autoplay
(string) (optional) Causes the media to automatically play as soon as the media file is ready. Defaults to “off”.
  • “off” – (“default”) does not automatically play the media
  • “on” – Media will play as soon as the media is ready
Default: “off”
preload
(string) (optional) Specifies if and how the video should be loaded when the page loads. Defaults to “metadata”.

  • “metadata” – (“default”) only metadata should be loaded when the page loads
  • “none” – the video should not be loaded when the page loads
  • “auto” – the video should be loaded entirely when the page loads
Default: “metadata”
height
(integer) (required) Defines height of the media. Value is automatically detected on file upload.

Default: [Media file height]
width
(integer) (required) Defines width of the media. Value is automatically detected on file upload. Note that the theme’s content_width sets the maximum width.

Default: [Media file width]

These options are also available in the video editor; once you’ve inserted a video in one of your posts, click on the video and then on the pencil icon to access and edit all the video details:

  • Video source file
  • Video alternate sources (mp4, ogv, webm)
  • Poster Image
  • Preload options
  • Tracks (subtitles, captions, descriptions, chapters, or metadata)
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